NEWS RELEASE

 

HUNTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT

815 Wheeler Ave.

Huntsville, Alabama  35801
 

Mark Hudson
Interim Chief of Police
(256) 427-7001
Sgt. Mark Roberts
Public Information Officer
(256) 427-7197


 

Huntsville Police Department’s DUI Task Force
2010 Drunk Driving, Over the Limit, Under Arrest Campaign

 

 

Huntsville, Alabama (August 18, 2010) The Huntsville Police Department announced today that they will join with other police departments throughout the country in support of the 2010 Drunk Driving, Over the Limit, Under Arrest crackdown on impaired driving. The campaign is organized by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), and regionally administered by the North Alabama Traffic Safety Office (NATSO). This year’s campaign will begin August 20th and continue through Labor Day September 6, 2010.

 

HPD will set up safety checkpoints and saturation patrols throughout the City of Huntsville at announced and unannounced locations. Members of the Special Operations Division along with Uniformed Patrol Officers from each precinct will participate in aggressive traffic enforcement activities at various NATSO “HOT SPOT” locations. These locations will include but not be limited to roadways such as Drake Avenue & Jordan Lane, University Drive & Memorial Parkway, Bob Wallace Avenue, Bailey Cove Road, Andrew Jackson Way, Sparkman Drive, Pulaski Pike, Winchester Road and Moores Mill Road.